Academic Calendar

2020-21

SEPTEMBER 2020

9 Wednesday First Day of Classes – Half Day
13 Sunday Catechetical Sunday

OCTOBER

7 Wednesday Rosary Rally
12 Monday Columbus Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed
20 Tuesday Futures Scholarship Dinner

NOVEMBER

1 Sunday All Saints
6 Friday EPAC Deanery PD Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed
7 Saturday TACHS – Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools
9 Monday TerraNova Standardized Testing Program Begins Grades 3-8
11 Wednesday Veterans’ Day Observance– Academies/Parish Schools Closed
14 Saturday TACHS Make-Up
20 Friday TerraNova Standardized Testing Program Ends
23 Monday Last Day to Ship TerraNova Testing Materials for Scoring
25 Wednesday Thanksgiving Recess Dismissal at 12:30 PM
26-27 Thurs. – Fri. Thanksgiving Recess – Academies/Parish Schools Closed

DECEMBER

7 Monday First Trimester Ends
8 Tuesday Second Trimester Begins
8 Tuesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Academies/Parish Schools Closed
9-11 Wed.-Fri. Report Card Distribution Period
15 Tuesday Last day to complete TACHS Applicant Records Online
22 Tuesday Christmas Recess Begins at Dismissal (Full Day of School)
24 Thursday Christmas Eve
25 Friday Christmas Day

JANUARY 2021

4 Monday Classes resume
13 Wednesday Catholic High Schools Mail Acceptance Notifications
15 Friday EPAC Deanery DATA Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed
18 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed
24 Sunday National Catholic Schools Week begins
25 Monday Bishops Begin Visits for Catholic Schools Week

FEBRUARY

15-19 Mon.-Fri. Mid-Winter Recess – Academies/Parish Schools Closed
17 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
22 Monday Classes Resume

MARCH

18 Thursday Second Trimester Ends
19 Friday Third Trimester Begins
24-26 Wed.- Fri. Report Card Distribution Period
31 Wed. Easter Recess Begins at Dismissal (Full Day of School)

APRIL

1 Thursday Holy Thursday
2 Friday Good Friday
3 Saturday Holy Saturday
4 Sunday Easter Sunday
5-9 Mon.-Fri. Easter Recess
12 Monday Classes Resume
20-21 Tues.-Wed. NYS Grades 4, 6 & 7 English Language Arts Tests-PBT
30 Friday EPAC Deanery PD Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed

MAY

4-5 Tues.-Wed. NYS Grades 4, 6 & 7 Mathematics Tests -PB
13 Thursday Ascension Thursday – Academies/Parish Schools Open
25 Tuesday NYS Grades 4 & 8 Science Performance Tests May Begin
31 Monday Memorial Day – Academies/Parish Schools Closed

JUNE

4 Friday Last day to administer the NYS Grades 4 & 8 Science Performance Tests
7 Monday NYS Grades 4 & 8 Science Written Tests
10 Thursday First Possible Day for “Step-up” Ceremonies
11 Friday First Possible Day for 8th Grade Graduation
23 Wednesday Earliest Possible Day for School Closing
29 Tuesday Latest Day for School Closing